(Last Updated on : 16-04-2014)
'Mithya', Indian movie is directed by Rajat Kapoor, which is a comic thriller, and surely, it scores on both the aspects. The comedy part is very much present in the story along with the thrill of the storyline. The laughs have been scattered throughout the script, in a way that anyone can easily enjoy them and not get off the track from the thrill. The best part of Mithya is that the story completely backs both the direction as well as the acting. Ranbir Shorey played a fantastic role same as Saurav Shukla. The surprise package of Mithya is Brijendra Kala, who plays Gawde's companion in the movie. He has the perfect comic timing and never fails to tickle the funny bones.
Synopsis of Mithya
The Indian movie 'Mithya' is a story that is cleverly enlaced with moments of humour and alos intelligence. The synopsis of this Bollywood movie 'Mithya' ranges throughout different style with unbelievable aplomb.
Vinod Kumar Agarwal a.k.a. VK played by Ranvir Shorey is a constantly struggling actor. He often does small and unmemorable roles in films. He comes to Mumbai to chase his dreams. VK practices Hamlet in his decrepit barsati (rain gear), while doing two-penny roles for a living. Like playing the corpse who falls dead on the table with his back turned towards the camera. His monotonous life is turned accidentally when he is kidnapped by some gangsters. The gang is led by Gawde played by Naseeruddin Shah
. Gawde and his group want to replace VK in the place of a competitor don whom VK matches. Vinod bears all the torture by the ganglord's men. He is attracted to the attractive moll i.e. gangster's girlfriend Sonam played by Neha Dhupia.
Ultimately VK agrees to personate as the don. He gets involved with the money, conspiracy, deceit and betrayal that lie in the Mumbai underworld. But the whole business is not so easy. Even for an imposter of being a don has its own perks and troubles. By the time VK understands this, he finds himself in a dangerous path. Due to an accident he looses his memory and gets very much involved in original don's i.e. Rajebhai's wife and two sons. He changes a lot and doesn't remember a single incident of his past life. But every conspiracy ends someday. Here also when Gawde sees that VK is not calling him he gets irritated and sends Rajebhai's body parts to his men. Rajebhai's men are shocked and they become angry upon VK. After beating him a lot they leaves him in a jungle. VK is helpless and roams on the road when Sonam sees him and brings VK in a hotel. She tries to remind him everything but all in vain. VK still thinks that he is Rajebhai and loves his wife and sons. Rajebhai's men get impatient and one day when VK and Sonam were together Gawde and Rajebhai's men killed VK. At the time of his death all past things come to his mind and he remembers everything while shouting 'Sonam'. Gawde also kills Sonam as she had a soft corner for VK.
Indian movie 'Mithya' starts on a very relaxed note. But its takes it's height very soon. Too many surprises and moments of hilarity are there in the film. The hero always remains in troubled and becomes puzzled. As soon as he commences to resign to his fate, the movie gets serious. Its climax is also surprising and also too some extent tragic. 'Mithya' is a film which can make the viewer awestruck and also hits the viewer from the core of their mind.
Cast and crew of Mithya
The star cast of the film 'Mithya' includes Naseeruddin Shah, Ranvir Shorey, Iravati Harshe, Vinay Pathak, Harsh Chayya
, Neha Dhupia and Saurabh Shukla. The film is directed by Rajat Kapoor and it is produced by Arindam Chaudhuri. The music in the film is given by Sagar Desai.